Friday, 24 September 2010
Once upon a time in a hood far, far away, there lived a young hip-hop writer, who had vowed to protect the fundamentals and credibility of the culture. Armed with their trusty pen.....Alright, who am I kidding? Enough with the fairytale BS - after all, we all know the weapon of choice is a netbook these days anyway!
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Tuesday, 21 September 2010
When he's not in trouble for making stupid decisions - epic fail Bruno! - the talented vocalist actually makes some pretty great music. It must be said, however, that Lupe certainly helps upgrade this soulful ballad with the remix for the hip-hop market. Shame that he didn't lay down a few more bars, but undoubtedly worth a spin or two...
What’s love got to do with it? Well, perhaps one of the least prevalent examples of hip-hop subject matter, it often seems as if it has very little to do with our genre – at least in its true form – or does it? There have, of course, been several significant tributes to the strongest human emotion in hip-hop history; in fact, it could of course be argued that when it comes to love, nobody articulates it quite like the rap community...
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